R&D Budget Analysis

R&D Budget Analysis

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  • For the most part, the Department of Energy (DOE) has done moderately well regarding funding in the FY 2014 omnibus, though such a perspective might be attributed to lowered expectations. While few programs would reach the levels proposed by the President's budget, which particularly favored low-...
  • The 315-page report was officially released in June, a bit later than normal following the delayed release of the President's FY 2014 budget. This reference work provides a comprehensive analysis of R&D in the President's FY 2014 budget request, including specialized analyses by theme, major...
  • The Department of Homeland Security (DHS), recently the subject of some criticism and funding cuts by appropriators, is set to return to prior R&D funding levels. According to AAAS estimates, DHS R&D will reach $1.1 billion under the FY 2014 omnibus, representing substantial apparent...
  • Under the recent FY 2014 omnibus, the U.S. Department of Agriculture would receive $2.3 billion for R&D per AAAS estimates. In nominal dollars, this represents a rough midpoint between the President's request and FY 2013 post-sequester spending: specifically, a 7.3 percent increase above FY...
  • Jan. 15 update: Follow the below links for agency breakdowns. We'll update this list as new items are posted: Full Review | USDA | Homeland Security | Energy | NIH | NSF | NASA | Defense Congressional appropriators have released the 1,500-page omnibus spending package, dubbed the Consolidated...
  • After a contentious few months that saw a two-week shutdown, a narrowly-averted debt crisis, and continuing politicking over the size and shape of federal expenditures and deficits, Congress has begun to tentatively dip its collective toe in the waters of compromise. The October 17 continuing...
  • As has been widely reported, the Congressional budget conference led by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) has reached a deal that partially rolls back the spending cuts required under sequestration over the next couple years (see the House Budget Committee website for the full...
  • Late last night the House of Representatives approved the deal , passed by the Senate earlier in the day, to end the shutdown and avoid a breach in the debt ceiling. The deal establishes a continuing resolution (CR) to keep government open until January 15, and raises the debt ceiling until...
  • Below you'll find sets of tables and charts on federal funding for R&D. Much of the data contained in the below sections have been generated by AAAS, through analyses of the President's annual budget and Congressional appropriarions, while other data is from other sources like the Organisation...
  • Since 1976, the AAAS R&D Budget and Policy Program has served as a leading source of analysis on funding and policy issues affecting federal support for research and development (R&D). Each year we sift through the President's budget, monitor ongoing Congressional debates, and keep an eye...